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Homotextual: Paul Schindler

Filed By Ed Team | October 13, 2007 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: ENDA, gay rights, LGBT, lgbt rights, opinion, transgender

"But what has never been remote or clinical to me was why heterosexual people hate queers. It's because we challenge what it means to be a man and to be a woman in this society. In the most visceral, stripped-down sense, being a man in a hetero-normative culture means doing the f-cking; being a woman means doing the getting f-cked. Every time we go to bed with a sex partner, we challenge that irreducible gender assumption, and there are people who hate us for that."
--Paul Schindler, editor of Gay City News


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